Creamy Turkey Soup

Culinary Setting
Cooked Turkey, Turkey Broth


1 lb celery, diced

1-1/2 c margarine

1 c onions, finely chopped

3 c flour

1/2 tsp thyme, ground

1 tsp salt

1/2 tsp white pepper, ground

6 qt TURKEY BROTH, heated

1-1/2 lbs PULLED TURKEY or COOKED TURKEY, light and dark meat, cubed

1 qt milk, heated

1-1/2 c pimiento, chopped

1/4 c fresh parsley, chopped

Garlic croutons As needed



Cut celery into dice (1/4 inch). Melt margarine and sauté celery and onions 5 minutes until vegetables are tender.

Stir flour and seasonings into vegetable mixture. Cook 5 to 6 minutes at medium heat.

Gradually whisk turkey broth into vegetable mixture. Cook at medium heat, stirring constantly, until sauce is slightly thickened and bubbly.

Fold turkey into sauce and continue cooking 15 minutes.

Stir in milk, pimiento, and parsley. Continue cooking until a temperature of 160 degrees F is reached.

Serve each portion with garlic croutons, if desired.

Nutrition Facts

301 Total Calories

17 g Total Fat

51 % Daily Total Fat

29 g Cholesterol

1081 mg Sodium

23 g Total Carbohydrates

14 g Protein